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Mosaic

Mosaic

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Roman mosaic set in copper.

  • Museum number:

    239-1869

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This is a mosaic plaque made in the 18th century in Italy. This mosaic represents the group of a Sonnino peasant woman and boy, set in copper.

Physical description

Mosaic plaque with group of a Sonnio peasant woman and boy.

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Roman mosaic set in copper.

Dimensions

Length: 5.39 cm, Height: 3.74 cm

Object history note

Given by Dr. Hooker.

Descriptive line

Mosaic, plaque, group of Sonnino peasant woman and boy, Italy, 18th century

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington, Acquired During the Year 1869, Arranged According to the Dates of Acquisition. London: Printed by George E. Eyre and William Spottiswoode for H.M.S.O., p. 18

Materials

Copper

Techniques

Mosaic

Subjects depicted

Peasants

Categories

Plaques & Plaquettes; Sculpture

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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